UbuntuDDE Remix 21.04 Hirsute Release Note

Originally published at: https://ubuntudde.com/blog/ubuntudde-remix-21-04-hirsute-release-note/

Hello folks! Firstly, on behalf of the entire team and myself, I’d like to thank our beautiful community and our precious donors, patrons, sponsors, supporters and well-wishers for motivating and supporting us through out the cycle. We hope you’ll love the distribution more with this release.

Today, we’re back with another exciting release, UbuntuDDE Remix 21.04 codenamed “hirsute” (Hirsute Hippo) . The current release is a non- LTS release which will have support for the next nine months.

Key features of UbuntuDDE Remix Hirsute Hippo

  • Ubuntu 21.04 Hirsute base system.
  • Latest available Deepin Desktop Environment and software packages.
  • Elegant DDE Store software center by Dekzi. (Thanks to Dekzi for awesome work)
  • Firefox 87 as default web browser.
  • LibreOffice 7.1.2~rc2 as default office package.
  • Latest Ubuntu base packages preinstalled.
  • Linux Kernel 5.11 which consists of better anonymous memory management to reduce swapping and Intel Rocketlake and DG1, AMD Vangogh, Green Sardine, and Dimgrey Cavefish graphics support.
  • New beautiful hirsute wallpapers and assets from the UbuntuDDE Remix Team and Deepin.
  • Calamares Installer for easy Installation of the Distribution.
  • Includes several bug fixes from UbuntuDDE Remix and upstream.
  • Future more exciting software packages through OTA updates.

Recommended System Requirements

RAM: Minimum of 4 GB.
Drive Space: At least 20 GB free space.
CPU: At least 2 GHz Processor or better.

To try/install the Operating System, visit our Download page and to support our project financially, visit our Donate page. Learn more about this release, please visit the Features page and checkout some screenshot collection in our Digital Assets page.

If you encounter any issue or need help from the awesome community, visit our Support page. To report an issue or search for an existing bug, visit our Github Issue Tracker.

Regards,
Arun Kumar Pariyar,
Project Lead, UbuntuDDE Remix